Conor McGregor’s Coach Offers To Train Elon Musk For A Potential Cage Fight With Johnny Depp

Published 07/27/2020, 9:58 AM EDT


SBG Ireland’s Head Coach John Kavanagh took to Twitter and chimed in on a contentious issue that’s been brewing online. Conor McGregor’s famed coach offered to train the tech-billionaire, Elon Musk, who has been feuding with actor Johnny Depp. The two mainstream personalities are reported to duke it out in a cage match after Musk issued Depp a challenge.

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Chiefly, the back and forth came after rumors that Elon Musk had an affair with Depp’s partner Amber Heard. The focal point of the beef originated from a text sent by Depp that was threatening and graphic in nature.

The ugly altercation has once again brought to light back end rumors that had been swirling in the media.

John Kavanagh: A brief history

The Head Coach of Ireland’s premier MMA gym has involved himself in certain miscellaneous occurrences outside the cage. The ever-outspoken MMA coach has never shied away from speaking his mind on any particular matter.

Public altercations involving high profile celebrities have increased as of late.

Kavanagh has trained several high caliber European athletes such as Makwan Amirkhani, Dillon Danis, and Gunnar Nelson. Not to mention his star pupil, Conor McGregor, who rose to the highest of heights in the world of MMA (and boxing).

Moreover, the relationship between the two has had its testing moments, notably following the events of UFC 229. The in-arena brawl between Khabib Nurmagomedov’s camp and Conor McGregor temporarily sullied their relationship.

Chiefly, since then both the parties sorted their differences out and made a successful return to form.

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Conor McGregor became the biggest star the sport had ever seen, much in part due to his extensive in-cage success. John Kavanagh has a storied relationship with the Irish powerhouse and has helped hone his natural abilities.

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Their combined effort led to McGregor becoming a two-divisional champion in the leading MMA promotion.

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The aforementioned celebrity feud may possibly come to fruition as combat matches between personalities are the new norm. MMA fans await to see whether John Kavanagh will be registered in Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s corner.

SOURCE- John Kavanagh- Twitter

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Darryl Pinto

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Darryl Pinto is a senior MMA writer at EssentiallySports. He is currently pursuing his graduate degree in Mass Media (with a specialization in Journalism) out of Xavier’s College and has a year's experience in his current role. Darryl specializes in predictions, reporting, and covering UFC events live.

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